Logistics Manager | Cameron's Nursery | Arcadia, NSW 2159

About the Company

Cameron’s Nursery is a wholesale production nursery supplying a variety of plants to the Australian market. Located in Arcadia NSW, they are a first-generation family-owned and operated business. They are a team of passionate industry professionals with high expectations of all staff and work collaboratively to fulfil our mission. The core of their culture is producing quality plants, and introducing new and innovative products into the marketplace. Therefore, they are now seeking an individual who is ambitious, highly dependable and self-motivated to join their team. This hands-on role includes management of the team, ensuring all deliveries are packed and delivered on time and in full to meet their customers’ expectations.

Key Requirements

  • Flexibility and autonomy
  • Ability to manage a team successfully
  • Sense of urgency, motivated and passionate about getting the job done right
  • Must be physically fit and able to be on your feet all-day
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Work in a fast-paced environment
  • Delivers to the agreed schedules, in full with quality standards in a highly efficient manner, ensuring safe and targeted deliverables for their customers
  • Order packing and dispatch
  • Order management and prioritisation
  • Coordinating transport deadlines
  • WHS and cleanliness

Skills and Abilities

  • Despatch management experience leading teams
  • Set excellent standards and drive a safe working environment culture
  • Minimising unnecessary reworks
  • Implement and execute directives that support the business strategy
  • Attention to detail, strong process systems and focused on achieving outcomes
  • Drive a unified, can-do culture that delivers the strategic and commercial imperatives of the organisation, including business excellence/lean process
  • Continuous improvement is a key focus with processes frequently reviewed to ensure their customers’ expectations
  • Ensuring the health and safety of all fellow staff, customers and contractors within the department
  • Knowledge of MS Office suite (Outlook, Excel, Word)

About you

  • Qualifications or demonstrated experience in a leadership role in managing logistics/warehousing/transportation coordination
  • Experience in lean manufacturing or JIT (just in time) is advantageous
  • Demonstrated experience in service delivery, planning and meeting deadlines
  • Current and valid forklift licence is advantageous but not essential
  • Horticultural experience is advantageous but not essential

This right person will be provided with a competitive salary package.

If you believe you can make a positive impact and bring the required skills to achieve Cameron's Nursery's goals, they would like to hear from you. Please email them a copy of your resume to admin@cameronsnursery.com.au.